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mon·o·rail

 (mŏn′ə-rāl′)
n.
1. A single rail serving as a track for wheeled vehicles traveling on it or suspended from it.
2. A railway system using a single rail.

monorail

(ˈmɒnəʊˌreɪl)
n
(Railways) a single-rail railway, often elevated and with suspended cars

mon•o•rail

(ˈmɒn əˌreɪl)

n.
1. a single rail functioning as a track for wheeled vehicles, as railroad cars, balanced upon or suspended from it.
2. a transportation system using such a rail.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.monorail - a railway having a single trackmonorail - a railway having a single track  
railroad, railroad line, railway, railway line, railway system - line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight
Translations
سِكَّة حَديد أحادِيَّة الخَط
jednokolejná dráha
monorail
egysínû vasút
einfalt járnbrautarspor
vienbėgis geležinkelis
viensliežu dzelzceļš
jednokoľajná železnica
monoraytek raylı demiryolu

monorail

[ˈmɒnəʊreɪl] Nmonocarril m, monorraíl m

monorail

[ˈmɒnəʊreɪl] nmonorail mmonosodium glutamate [ˌmɒnəsəʊdiəmˈgluːtəmeɪt] nglutamate m de sodium

monorail

monorail

[ˈmɒnəʊˌreɪl] nmonorotaia

monorail

(ˈmonəreil) noun
a system of railways with trains which run hanging from, or along the top of, one rail.
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Four-car trains are finally in service for the KL Monorail after a two-year suspension.
ENPNewswire-August 19, 2019--Consortium of Bombardier Transportation, Orascom Construction and Arab Contractors wins contract to supply and operate two monorail lines in Egypt; Cairo selects the proven INNOVIA Monorail 300 system for two new monorail lines to connect East Cairo with the New Administrative Capital and 6th October City with Giza
Bombardier Transportation, Orascom Construction PLC and Arab Contractors have signed an agreement with the National Authority for Tunnels in Cairo to design and build two new monorail lines in Egypt.
FILE: Minister of Transportation Kamel el Wazir CAIRO, Aug 5 (MENA) - The Transport Ministry will work during the coming period on implementing all projects of monorail and electric trains, with a view to providing distinguished services for passengers, Minister of Transportation Kamel el Wazir said.
BY CARMELLA DE LUCIA carmella.delucia@reachplc.com @ChronCarmella CHESTER Zoo is scrapping its hugely popular Zoofari monorail feature this summer after 28 years.
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Chester Zoogoers have responded following theannouncementthat the popular monorail is to be scrapped.
The monorail project of tycoon Andrew Tan's Alliance Global Group Inc.
Bombardier said its consortium comprising Orascom Construction and Arab Contractors has been named as the preferred bidder for a $3.35bn monorail project in Cairo, Egypt.
Summary: The study provides a decisive view of the global monorail system market by segmenting it in terms of type, propulsion type, autonomy, grade of automation, and geography.
[UKPRwire, Wed May 22 2019] Looking at the current market trends as well as the promising demand status of the Monorail System Market , it can be projected that the future years will bring out positive outcomes.